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As the Alaska Legislature makes cuts, ripples will splash across the state

...incredibly important for us."Also among the callers was a man from Mountain Village, a town of 857 people on the Yukon River. As Mayor Peter Andrews explained in testimony and a conversation with the Empire afterward, his town uses its revenue...
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Book review: "Iditarod: The First Ten Years" for granted. It seems as if it has always existed, that it is as much a permanent part of Alaska as Denali, the Yukon River or salmon season.At 42 years old, it's instead entering middle age - and that's only by human terms."The First...
Dallas Seavey wins Iditarod marked by uncertainty

...the "warm, warm, warm winter" and conditions on the Yukon River, he said.In fact, a snowmachine sank on thin ice...easy run that a lot of people had anticipated for the Yukon River."Seavey's father, Mitch, finished in second place...
Seaveys top Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race finishers

...the "warm, warm, warm winter" and conditions on the Yukon River.In fact, a snowmobile sank on thin ice on part of...easy run that a lot of people had anticipated for the Yukon River."Seavey's father, Mitch, finished in second place...
Dogs dash across ice toward Iditarod halfway mark

...contestants like Aliy Zirkle, who finished runner-up the past three years. She and others were mushing Wednesday on the Yukon River, headed toward a checkpoint in the village of Ruby."I'm not worried about too much river, too much overflow...
Aaron Burmeister first musher to reach Bering Sea coast

...left Kaltag in third place with 13 dogs after taking a mandatory eight-hour layover at the last checkpoint on the Yukon River. He left in bitter cold temperatures behind Aliy Zirkle and four-time champion Jeff King.Mushers will face hard-packed...
Alaska Science Forum: Joke's on Alaskans when it comes to climate change

...travelogue and history primer on the far north.This year, on March 18, he and four other people will ride down the Yukon River boat ramp in Circle and head north toward Fort Yukon. Taking snow measurements along the way, they will drive up the...
Walter Francis Baldwin

...Walter) was born on Oct 6, 1937, to Carlton and Olinga (Vaska) Baldwin at Arularrkurviaq (Paimiut), Alaska on the Yukon River. Walter was raised there and in Kalskag, Aayanuuciarr, and Aniak. He also lived in fall, winter, spring and summer...
2015 Iditarod will start in Fairbanks

...out of Fairbanks to Nenana, then trace rivers for 90 miles to Manley Hot Springs, where the route will follow the Yukon River until it intersects the traditional Iditarod Trail race route.The normal Anchorage to Nome route is 987 miles, but...
Sailing to Alaska to relax, but learning a little on the way

...Staircase" that was cut into an icy foothill. From there, the grueling 33-mile Chilkoot Trail would take them to the Yukon River - with another 500 miles ahead of them to reach the goldfields.Others chose the "easier" White Pass Trail out of...


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